Tag Archives: Postcards from La Dolce Vita

♥ Lovers of Italy Share Their La Dolce Vita ♥

Ah, la dolce vita! Only one place comes to mind…Italy! The “sweet life” indeed…the name of Fellini’s iconic movie was perhaps meant to be ironic but for most of us, la dolce vita, the “sweet life” or maybe our ideal … Continue reading

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Happy RE-New Year!!

I’m re-surrecting and updating my post from a year ago… Out with the Old, In with RE-New!! re – a prefix, occurring originally in loan words from Latin, used with the meaning “again” or “again and again” to indicate repetition. … Continue reading

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Let’s Take a Stroll Through…the Central Market of Florence

After visiting the Uffizi, David, and the Duomo, let’s take a stroll and visit the Central Market of Florence… * * * * * Located in the historic San Lorenzo neighborhood of Florence, Mercato Centrale Firenze opened in spring of … Continue reading

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Enjoying Another Delicious Foodie Day in Rome!

Last spring (2014) I took a fabulous tour of ancient Rome and the coliseum with Walks of Italy. When my plans were going to bring me back to Rome in fall, I contacted them about taking another tour as their … Continue reading

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Rome: A Delicous Walk Through the Testaccio

Exploring Testaccio: My Eating Italy Food Tour in Rome When I returned to Rome this fall (2014), I was the recipient of generous opportunities to experience some of her neighborhoods and sites in greater depth. My first experience was with … Continue reading

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My Road Leads Back to Rome…

I was in Rome in spring and feel very fortunate (and very excited) to be returning again this fall. If you read my previous post, you know that I’ll be in Puglia again…then I hope you will follow along as … Continue reading

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Here I Go Again…!!! Italy Calls…

Cercare, gustare, amare la dolce vita…con passione! Seeking, savoring, loving the sweet life…with passion! The irresistible siren’s song of la dolce vita calls! And I answer! Why would I resist returning to Italy?? It’s my heart’s home after all… First, … Continue reading

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La Dolce Vita Meets the Queen of Radio!

You’re Invited to Join Us! This Tuesday, July 22nd, I will be chatting with Joyce Barrie on her radio show, Joyce Barrie & Friends! So, how did this come about and why me? Well, a darling couple registered for my … Continue reading

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The Gelato Detective Gets the Scoop!

Postcards from La Dolce Vita Update!! Cercare, gustare, amare la dolce vita…con passione! La Dolce Vita Attempts to Lick Her Gelato Obsession… Your Intrepid Gelato Detective was hard at work this April and May in Italy! In an ongoing research … Continue reading

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My 5-Star Day in Rome…

  You may remember that a few weeks ago I sent out a post gushing about my 5-Star Day in Rome? Of course, for me, all of Italy is a 5-Star experience but actually staying at a 5-Star hotel (the … Continue reading

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